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Alberta Craft Council Gallery

At first glance, "Transect" seems to channel some of the ambitious spirit behind Buckminster Fuller’s geodesic dome at Expo 67. more

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The Board and Staff welcome Barry Moss as new Executive Director of the Alberta Craft Council. Barry begins his position in June, 2017. more

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Anne Drew Potter's fascinating ceramic sculptures explore how social meaning is projected onto the human body, how people construct identities and act out roles. more

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Bettina Matzkuhn, "Basking," 2014

Photo by Bettina Matzkuhn.

Embroidery seems a humble craft. Laden with a history of genteel female enterprise and shadowed by homespun thrift and practical domesticity, its tiny repetitions are an obsessive tribute to time’s passage. more

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In "Small Joys," Calgary fibre artist Diana Un-Jin Cho has created small needlework tapestries and paper collages inspired by the Korean textile called jogakbo, a form of patchwork that originated in the 14th century. more

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“Daisy, Daisy….”

Photo credit: Karli Kendall.

Exploring the concept of manhood, 57-year-old textile artist Matt Gould did a direct and clever thing: he asked other men in central Alberta what they thought made a man. more

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Calgary artist Barbara Tipton approaches her work like a scientist and a historian, using a laborious process based on research and experimentation. more

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"Elevator Plate"

Feature Previews Fall 2012

Cathy Terepocki loves ghost towns and the curious abandoned things in them, and after several visits to Bents, an abandoned town near Saskatoon, Terepocki decided on an intervention. more

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Deanna Finnman, a professional costume designer with the Edmonton Opera adds that a costume designer creates practical works of art that are almost never seen from less than 20 yds away while a visual artist creates work that can be admired up close. more

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Such is the attraction of British Columbia that an artist who holds a degree as a master dressmaker-designer from Hannover, Germany, and has worked for Yves Saint Laurent in Paris, makes her life in Nelson. more

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